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Grunfeld (D95)
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 d5 4 Nf3 Bg7 5 e3 O-O 6 Qb3

Number of games in database: 333
Years covered: 1923 to 2021
Overall record:
   White wins 32.7%
   Black wins 27.3%
   Draws 39.9%

Popularity graph, by decade

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With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Dragoljub Jacimovic  7 games
Artur Yusupov  7 games
Harry Golombek  6 games
Lodewijk Prins  5 games
Pal Benko  4 games
Rudolf Spielmann  4 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Yusupov vs Carlsen, 2003
Reshevsky vs H Morton, 1936
Koltanowski vs C H Alexander, 1935
A Gudmundsson vs Fischer, 1960
E Gereben vs Smyslov, 1949
Gruber vs Bozic, 1950
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 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 333  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gruenfeld vs L Steiner  1-0361923ViennaD95 Grunfeld
2. Rubinstein vs L Steiner  1-0441924MeranoD95 Grunfeld
3. H Mueller vs L Steiner  1-0311924GyörD95 Grunfeld
4. M Walter vs G Exner  ½-½901924GyörD95 Grunfeld
5. Rubinstein vs J A J Drewitt  1-0241924BCF Major OpenD95 Grunfeld
6. W Winter vs H E Atkins 0-1171925British ChampionshipD95 Grunfeld
7. A Sacconi vs M Monticelli 1-0121925Sacconi - Monticelli 1925/26D95 Grunfeld
8. A Polyak vs G Geiler  0-1271927Moscow-chD95 Grunfeld
9. Saemisch vs K Helling  1-0381928Berlin Cafe KoenigD95 Grunfeld
10. A Polyak vs Ragozin  1-0351929USSR ChampionshipD95 Grunfeld
11. V Goglidze vs Nenarokov  1-0401930Classification Match for master titleD95 Grunfeld
12. V Goglidze vs M Makogonov  1-0481930Ch Caucasian RepublicsD95 Grunfeld
13. J Bolbochan vs I Pleci  ½-½481931ARG-ch m 3132D95 Grunfeld
14. B Koch vs Bogoljubov  0-148193127th German Chess Federation CongressD95 Grunfeld
15. Euwe vs J van den Bosch  0-1211931DD-ASCD95 Grunfeld
16. Saemisch vs K Richter  ½-½261932Berlin-chD95 Grunfeld
17. Koltanowski vs Menchik  1-0311932HastingsD95 Grunfeld
18. J van den Bosch vs Sultan Khan  0-1301932Cambridge PremierD95 Grunfeld
19. Szabo vs Csiszar 1-0351933BudapestD95 Grunfeld
20. Rellstab vs K Richter ½-½351933Bad AachenD95 Grunfeld
21. Bogoljubov vs K Helling 0-1511933Bad AachenD95 Grunfeld
22. Levenfish vs S von Freymann  1-0581933USSR ChampionshipD95 Grunfeld
23. Flohr vs Botvinnik  ½-½221933Botvinnik - FlohrD95 Grunfeld
24. R Rey Ardid vs Spielmann  ½-½201934SitgesD95 Grunfeld
25. Reshevsky vs Santasiere 1-0201934SyracuseD95 Grunfeld
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Nov-30-04  tomh72000: Why has this system gone so out of favour?

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